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12 Leigh Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
08 8231 3939
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Ranked #399 of 1,408 Restaurants in Adelaide
Hours:
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Sat 6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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  • Portuguese first
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

Our last evening in Adelaide and after being out and about since late morning with TDU plans, this was a welcome ending to a big day. We did not have a booking and the place was getting busy, so we were lucky. We shared three tapas plates and everything tasted very good. Plates arrived staggered so food was hot and... More 

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Adelaide Hills, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Providing you enjoy being choked out by bouncers for spilling beer. Not sure if its a game that security plays at patrons expense, but they seemed more concerned with keeping score than me safe.

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London, United Kingdom
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167 reviews 167 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This place has some interesting decor and music, mainly focusing on Asia and the Middle East, with lots of cumbia/salsa/latin music. We got a table as we were starving and it's a tapas concept with an extensive menu, but they offered us a chef's tasting menu for $30 each. This had A LOT of dishes coming out all the time... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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131 reviews 131 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

At $28 for a main, side and a non alcoholic drink it's a little pricey for lunch and even the $25 special was on the costly side, however, the food was beautiful and plenty of it. There was a mix up with one of our mains but it was sorted out surprisingly quickly. They are not usually open for lunch... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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221 reviews 221 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Called in for early evening tapas and were not dissapointed. Good selection and we really enjoyed the ones we choose. My wife also enjoyed the house wine.

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Melbourne, Australia
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173 reviews 173 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

saw this restaurant in 'adelaide dining' mag which made it sound great. unfortunately the reality wasn't. service was terrible. i cant blame the waitress though, who appeared to be on her own outside. it was so slow that my husband's first tapas dish was finished 15 mins before anything else arrived. the paella was awful. the rice was just a... More 

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Adelaide
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We went on a Wednesday and enjoyed their $50 dollar deal of a large platter for two including a glass of house wine and salsa lesson. The dark wood and Moroccan theme gave the venue a relaxing yet vibrant atmosphere. The food was very good and the Salsa lessons (starting at 9.30pm) were a fun touch to a romantic night... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I am thoroughly disappointed with the revised menu - tapas and starters!? That's all you guys have to offer? I remember coming to you two years ago, and your menu had a lot more variety and sass. Now, we can't even enjoy a decent dinner without ordering EVERYTHING on your menu to have a satisfying belly. Making dishes available on... More 

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Really funky tapas bar with tasty food. Staff were also great fun and very helpful. Chose from large tables, small tables soft chairs or couches there is something for everyone. The evening was complemented by some good music, marvellous.

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Adelaide, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We didn't book but got a table outside which was fine but if we went again we would book ahead so we could have a table inside. We ordered 3 dishes from the Vegetarian Tapas menu. One of the things we wanted wasn't available so we ordered something else. While waiting for the first share plate I had an excellent... More 

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Address: 12 Leigh Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
Phone Number: 08 8231 3939
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
Open Hours:
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 3:00 am

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